Moving Mountains for Utah Women.

The mission of the Utah Women & Leadership Project is to strengthen the impact of Utah girls and women. We serve Utah and its residents by 1) producing relevant, trustworthy, and applicable research; 2) creating and gathering valuable resources; and 3) convening trainings and events that inform, inspire, and ignite growth and change for all Utahns.

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Community Conversations with Utah Women of Color

Stories are the oldest form of passing on both knowledge and human experience. We see ourselves in each other and come to know something about ourselves that was often hidden prior to hearing someone’s story. We can grow with each other through stories.

Sexual Assault Among Utah Women: A 2022 Update

With the high rates of sexual assault in Utah, continued research on adult and child sexual assault cases is critically important. Research can inform both practice and policy to improve care for sexual assault survivors and reduce sexual violence through...


Explore our research and resources by topic to become more educated and empowered.

Women’s Networks

Locate Utah women’s networks, groups, & organizations to engage, learn, & connect.

Community Calendar

Discover all Utah workshops and events that focus on girls and women.

Featured Events

The UWLP hosts, offers, partners, and collaborates on programs, seminars, lectures, workshops, and think tanks aligned with efforts to move mountains for Utah girls and women. View all upcoming events.

How Women Can Budget to Survive Inflation
So far 2022 has been a tough money year for many women and families. So, how can we strategize how we spend with an increased sense of purpose around money management? One way is to examine practical strategies and tools for cutting expenses and budgeting for expected, irregular expenses. Join Amanda for this engaging workshop to learn about what strategies we can implement during times of high inflation to make room in our budget for both wants AND needs. 
The Status & Experiences of Utah Women of Color

As Utah continues to become more diverse, it is critical that we understand the status and experiences of girls and women within all social and identity groups – including race and ethnicity. This event brings together accomplished women who represent a variety of race/ethnic groups to share and discuss the UWLP reports on Utah women of color and their own observations, experiences, and insights being women of color in the state. This panel will also discuss how to best move forward to support and empower girls and women of color in Utah.

Hacks to Help Women Maximize Income and Minimize Expenses

Many women and families have goals they want to achieve and would like their spending to reflect what matters most to them. So, how can we strategize how we spend so we can still achieve our goals even during times of high inflation? One way is to develop new spending and savings habits so we can maximize our income and minimize our expenses. Join Vincenza for this engaging workshop to learn about what practical strategies we can implement during times of high inflation to achieve all our financial goals.